Friday, January 19: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 19) ex Dokken bassist Jeff Pilson. He's 59. Also celebrating is singer Whitfield Crane of Ugly Kid Joe (50).
Capital Region Area Brewery Closes Its Doors
A popular Capital Region area brewery has suddenly closed it's doors.
Dead & Company Returning to Capital Region This Summer
Dead & Company are hitting the road again this summer, and they'll make a return to SPAC in June.
Thursday, January 18: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 18) to former Black Crowes guitarist Luther Dickinson. He's 45. Also celebrating is Autograph guitarist Steve Lynch (63).
Wednesday, January 17: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 17) to Kid Rock. He's 47. Other rockers celebrating include former Rolling Stones guitarist Mick Taylor (69) and guitarist Fernando Von Arb of Krokus (65).
Former Guns N' Roses Guitarist Coming to Upstate Concert Hall
Buckethead will play Upstate Concert Hall in Clifton Park on April 5 at 8pm.
Flood Warning Remains in Effect for Schenectady
A flood warning remains in effect for Schenectady according to the National Weather Service in Albany.
Dave Matthews Band Returning to SPAC this Summer
The Dave Matthews Band is returning to SPAC this summer for a pair of shows.
Tig's Metal Box (Radio Show) Playlist: January 13, 2018
Here's the Tig's Metal Box (the radio show) playlist from Jan. 13.
Tuesday, January 16: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 16) to Kane Roberts. The guitarist best known for his work with Alice Cooper in the late 1980's is 56.
Remembering Lynyrd Skynyrd's Ronnie Van Zant
Today (Jan. 15) we remember Lynyrd Skynyrd frontman Ronnie Van Zant on his birthday.
Schenectady Man Sentenced After Trying to Set Wife on Fire
A schenectady man has been sentenced after trying to set his wife on fire this past March.
Win G3 Tour Tickets
Tigman has your shot at G3 Tour tickets this week for Feb. 10 at The Palace featuring Joe Satriani, John Petrucci of Dream Theater, and Phil Collen of Def Leppard
Monday, January 15: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 15) to singer Biff Byford of Saxon. He's 67. Also celebrating is guitarist Adam Jones of Tool (53).
Sunday, January 14: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 14) guitarist Zakk Wylde. He's 51. Other rockers celebrating include Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters (49), former Queensryche singer Geoff Tate (59), and singer Mike Tramp of White Lion (57).
Saturday, January 13: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 13) to former Yes guitarist Trevor Rabin. He's 64. Also celebrating is bassist James Lomenzo (White Lion, Megadeth) who turns 59. In remembrance, guitarist Tim Kelly of Slaughter who would have been 55 today.
Tig's Metal Box
Check out a recent interview with legendary rock drummer Carmine Appice
Saratoga County Man Sentenced in Wife's Ax Murder
A Hadley man was sentenced Friday in the ax murder of his wife.
Friday, January 12: Tig's Rock Birthdays
Happy Birthday today (Jan. 12) to Rob Zombie. The shock rocker is 53. Also celebrating is Rage Against the Machine frontman Zack de la Rocha (48).
Albany TV Station Window Smashed; Man Demands Dogs Be Returned
A man in Albany was arrested who police say kicked in a television station window Thursday.